Histrionic Drama-Based Parenting-Was This Your Family?

The last couple of posts have had to do with different dysfunctional family or parenting styles, Abandoning and Invalidating. I decided to continue along this line and this week would like to introduce the Histrionic Drama Based dysfunctional family. When it comes to emotional baggage, these families create the need for a trailer to haul it all around!  In my book I call this style the "Theater People".

When you grow up in a dysfunctional family of any type it is likely you...